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Associate Medical Director of Hospital Medicine Position

Specialties: Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine & Family Medicine

Posted: Sep 7, 2022 Carle Physician Group
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Contact Name: Reyna Lute
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Facility: Carle Health
Location: Urbana, Illinois
USA
Degree: MD
Years Partnership: N/A
Board Status: Board Certified
Fellowship Required: No
Certification: No Preference
Beginning Comp.: Negotiable
Potential Comp.: Negotiable
Perm/Locum: Perm ASAP
Workload: Full Time
Position Type:
  • Hospital
Directorship: No
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Requirements:
  • Hospitalist
Date Posted: 09/07/2022
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Contact Name: Reyna Lute
Company: Carle Physician Group
Agency: No
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Associate Medical Director of Hospital Medicine Position
Specialties: Hospital Medicine, Internal Medicine & Family Medicine

Carle Health is seeking an Associate Medical Director to join our Hospital Medicine Department at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois.

Summary of key duties and responsibilities:

  • The Associate Medical Director will be expected to maintain a clinical practice with allocated time to develop and lead the hospital medicine team; approximately 50% clinical and 50% administrative.
  • Assist the Associate Chief Medical Officer and Dyad Partner in establishing and accomplishing departmental goals and objectives in alignment with the Strategic Pillars of the organization.
  • Participate in change initiatives to continuously improve patient care and the service delivery model.
  • Established support team including Assistant Medical Director, Practice Manager, and full-time Office Coordinator.
  • Monitor and consistently work to improve clinical quality and the efficient delivery of care and will be dedicated to establishing and evaluating performance expectations, which provide for the highest quality patient care and consistency in clinical care standards, driven by patient safety requirements and clinical outcomes monitoring.
  • Play a supervisory role by establishing and communicating expectations for performance and behaviors to hospital medicine team.
  • Proactively share best practices related to workflows, continuing education, engagement and patient satisfaction with fellow leaders and providers.
  • Actively participate in the recruitment of new professional staff team members as well as the onboarding and off boarding process to ensure positive impressions of Carle are developed and/or maintained.
  • Act as liaison to staff nurses, nursing administration, inpatient pharmacy, social workers, nurse navigators, other departments at Carle regarding care of inpatients provided by the adult Hospitalist physicians and advanced practice staff.

Candidate Qualifications:

  • Must be BE/BC in Internal Medicine or Family Medicine and be eligible to obtain an Illinois Medical License
  • 8 or more years of clinical practice in Hospital Medicine preferred
  • 3 to 5 years of physician leadership experience in personnel management, change management and/or quality improvement preferred

Practice Details Include:

  • Carle Foundation Hospital is a 453-bed Level I Trauma Center that has been recognized as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals™ by Healthgrades®
  • Join an established and collegial team of over 60 Hospitalists who provide 24/7 in-house care
  • Closed ICU
  • Dedicated Nocturnist Team and Dedicated Triage Team (no calls from ED or transfers)
  • Great consulting service support
  • Nursing Floor based rounding
  • Hospitalists run Code Speed, Stroke, and Behavior Assist with Internal Medicine resident teams

About Carle:

Based in Urbana, IL, The Carle Foundation is a vertically integrated system with more than 9,500 employees in its five hospitals, multi-specialty physician groups, health plan and associated healthcare businesses including the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the world’s first engineering-based medical school. Carle is proud to be named a Great Place to Work®. Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle BroMenn Medical Center hold Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing care and Carle Foundation Hospital (CFH) ranks as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades®.